Google Doodle Honours Altina Schinasi, Designer of the Cat-Eye Eyeglass Frame
The Google Doodle honours Altina Schinasi, an influential designer known for popularising the cat-eye eyeglass frame.
Altina Schinasi was born in 1907 and was not only a designer but also an artist, sculptor, and inventor.
Her cat-eye eyeglass frame became a fashion statement in the mid-twentieth century
Altina was a socially active person who actively advocated for women's rights and civil rights issues.
She communicated her social issues through her sculptures, which held significant messages about the human experience.
Altina later wrote an acclaimed autobiography called "Stitches in Time," which detailed her incredible journey and accomplishments.